Forest Fire/Wildfire Protection

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Congress continues to face questions about forestry practices, funding levels, and the federal role in wildfire protection. Recent fire seasons have been, by most standards, among the worst in the past half century. This report looks at factors contributing to wildfires as well as active and preventative treatments for wildfires.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: March 7, 2012
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Gorte, Ross W.

Specialist in Natural Resources Policy

Creator (Attributed name):
Bracmort, Kelsi

Specialist in Agricultural Conservation and Natural Resources Policy

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 7, 2012
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Place
United States
Description:

Congress continues to face questions about forestry practices, funding levels, and the federal role in wildfire protection. Recent fire seasons have been, by most standards, among the worst in the past half century. This report looks at factors contributing to wildfires as well as active and preventative treatments for wildfires.

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27 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
Format: Text